Cuomo: LIRR Double Rail Project Is Well On The WayGov. Andrew Cuomo took time out personally Monday to review progress being made on the Long Island Rail Road double track project.
Service Restored With Delays On 3 LIRR Branches After Person Hit By Train Near Mineola StationLong Island Rail Road commuters are facing a messy morning commute after service on three branches was snarled Thursday morning.
Officials: More Needs To Be Done To Fix Rash Of LIRR ShutdownsMTA President and CEO Thomas Prendergast admits a recent rash of technical failures on the LIRR is evidence that more needs to be done to advance the transit system's reliability record.
Commuter Frustration High After Separate Incidents Cause Delays On Several LIRR LinesThe Long Island Rail Road is reporting delays on several lines following two separate incidents during the Wednesday morning rush hour.
Weather Snags LIRR Lines Across System; Penn Station Briefly Shut DownLong Island Rail Road commuters were stuck with a long and miserable commute due to storms and signal problems Monday evening.
Signal Problems Snag LIRR Babylon Branch For Friday Evening CommutersA signal problem snagged some Long Island Rail Road commuters as they began their weekends Friday evening.
Person Struck, Killed By LIRR Train; 60-Minute Delays Persist AfterwardService on the Long Island Rail Road was suspended for a period of time Tuesday evening after a person was hit and killed by a train.
LIRR Expects Delays, No Cancellations For Monday Evening CommuteThe LIRR expects no cancellations for the Monday afternoon rush, but says there may still be delays after a derailed maintenance car east of Woodside snarled the morning commute.
New Coalition Formed To Support LIRR Third Track PlanThere's been a lot of back and forth about the controversial third track project, but a new coalition called The Right Track for Long Island has been formed and they support the project.
Power Problem Briefly Halts LIRR Service Between Penn Station, JamaicaThe Long Island Rail Road was halted for some time between Penn Station and Jamaica Friday evening due to a power problem.
LIRR Third Track Plan Leaves Floral Park Mayor Worried About Pool ComplexPlans to add a third track to the Long Island Rail Road in Floral Park have left the mayor worried about the consequences for a new pool complex.
Truck Striking LIRR Bridge Causes Extensive DelaysA truck striking a Long Island Rail Road bridge near Woodside is causing extensive delays.